Family Law Opportunities – Scotland

Practice Area: Family Law
Level: NQ 2022, NQ, Assistant, Associate, Full Time
Section: Law Firm
Location: Inverness, Ayrshire, Scotland, Central Belt, Edinburgh, Glasgow
Ref: FW8015



At Frasia Wright Associates we are currently handling a range of challenging and exciting family law opportunities and are seeing an increase in demand for family law specialists within the profession at all levels, throughout Scotland. So, if you are looking for a new challenge as a family lawyer, at any level – please contact us for a confidential discussion or visit our website. A small selection of what we have to offer is featured below:

Family Law Solicitor – Ayr     

This long-established busy Ayrshire firm is looking to recruit a solicitor with experience in family law. This role will involve all aspects of family law including divorce, separation and child law.  There will also be the opportunity to gain experience in adults with incapacity work and general civil litigation should this be an additional area of interest.  This firm is open to hearing from candidates at the NQ – 5 years’ PQE level.  This is a growing firm and this role offers genuine long term prospects as well as the opportunity to work within a friendly and supportive team.  (Assignment 13026)

Family Law Solicitor – Edinburgh                                  

Our client, an established Edinburgh city firm, has instructed us on a role for a family law solicitor. The role will involve full range of family law matters including divorce, financial provision, adoption, child abduction, contact and relocation disputes as well as experience conducting written and oral advocacy experience in the Sheriff Court.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years PQE practising across the full range of family law matters but with a particular focus on contact and divorce cases. Experience conducting written and oral advocacy in the Sheriff Courts and experience of instructing Counsel in the Court of Session is essential.

This role offers a competitive salary and generous annual leave package. There is also the possibility of flexible working with the successful candidate. (Assignment 14138)

Family Law Solicitor – Edinburgh or Glasgow   

Exiting opportunity to join this highly regarded Family Law team.  You will advise on all aspects of family law matters which will include:

  • Separation & Divorce
  • Cohabitation
  • Pre and post marriage arrangements and financial settlements
  • Arrangements for the care of children, such as Contact, Parental rights, Access, Custody and Residence, Adoption.

The firm is open to hearing from candidates at the NQ level and upward who are keen to progress your career within this area. More junior candidates wishing to apply must have at least 1 years’ family law experience. (Assignment 14030) 

Family Law Solicitor – Inverness                 

You will be involved in all aspects of family law matters and your duties will include:

  • Providing advice to clients on financial provision upon separation and divorce.
  • Acting for clients in child related matters including residence and contact disputes and child relocation applications.
  • Drafting financial settlement agreements, pre and post nuptial and cohabitation agreements.

To be considered for this position you should have at least 5 years’ PQE in family law and have a desire to pursue your career in this area.  (Assignment 14074

Senior Family Law Solicitor – Edinburgh                                  

Our client is seeking a Family Law Solicitor for its office in Edinburgh.  The firm is a long-established practice with an excellent customer base. The role will involve all aspects of family law and requires an experienced solicitor who is accredited by the LSS specialising in family law or be willing to gain accreditation.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ PQE and have strong family law experience. (Assignment 13628)

Senior Family Lawyer – Glasgow                                   

This modern Glasgow firm is seeking a qualified solicitor to join its small friendly Family Law team, due to expansion.  You will be responsible for advising on a varied caseload which includes separation and divorce, financial provision, child contact, adoption and guardianship.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ PQE and will have experience in this field.  Experience of varied Family law cases as well as court advocacy is essential.  Applicants should be keen to play a key role in helping the Family team grow.  This is a great opportunity for an ambitious solicitor to join a successful firm, where there are real prospects for career progression.  Candidates who wish to work part-time would be considered.  (Assignment 14144)

If any of the above positions are of interest or to discuss family law opportunities more generally, please get in touch with Frasia, Cameron, Teddie or Stephanie for an initial and confidential discussion.

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